Humphrey, Joyce M., Alma, Michigan

Passed away Monday, January 26, 2015 at the Masonic Pathways in Alma. Age 81 years. Joyce was born July 19, 1933 in Newark Township, Mecosta County, the oldest daughter of Mird and Goldie (Collins) Stuart. She graduated from Alma High School with the class of 1952. Joyce married Clinton Humphrey on April 19, 1953; after his passing she married Neil Lottridge on Nov. 14, 2000. Joyce worked for Alma College for many years and after her retirement she worked for Gratiot Hospital and Home Care. She was a member of the East Superior Christian Church, O.E.S. and the Gleaners. Joyce volunteered with the Hospital Auxiliary. She enjoyed travelling, camping, square dancing and time spent with friends. She loved her family very much. She is survived by her sons Doug (Dorene) and Dean (Wendy) Humphrey both of Alma, grandchildren Amanda Humphrey, Faith Humphrey, Nathan Humphrey, Nicholas (Bobbie) Sherlock, Christopher (Lacey) Sherlock, Jordan Sherlock, Garrett Humphrey, Victoria Humphrey, Samantha Humphrey, Noelle Humphrey, great grandchildren Hannah Lee, Rylan Sherlock and Cohen Sherlock. Also step-children David Lottridge, Carol Lottridge, step-grandchildren Steven Sanchez, Katie Sanchez, Bryan Lottridge, Mark Lottridge, step-great grandchildren Kiana Adams, Blake Adams, sister Jean (Larry) Andrew, sister-in-law Lucille Stuart, brother-in-law Ken (Grace) Humphrey and many nieces and nephews. Joyce was preceded in death by her parents, husbands Clint and Neil and daughter Dawn Sherlock. Funeral services will be held on Friday, January 30, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at the First Church of God in Alma with Pastor Jennifer Wilson officiating. Interment will be in Riverside Cemetery, Alma. Visitation will be held Thursday, January 29, 2015 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. and 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the Lux-Moody-Wolfel Funeral Home, Alma. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Pardee Cancer Treatment Fund. To view Joyce’s obituary or to leave a condolence for the family please visit